English 714-277-6843 Arabic 714-586-0743 vor@vorservices.org

Resources for Refugees and Asylum-Seekers


If you are a refugee or asylum-seeker from North Africa or Middle Eastern countries
living in or around Little Arabia, VOR services are for you!

(1) Request one or more services below and (2) complete an Annual Registration for 2020-21.
We will follow up with your service request(s) when your Annual Registration is completed.

  If you need help filling out forms on this website or would like to ask questions in Arabic,

contact Viola at 714.886.0194 or ViolaW@vorservices.org

FEATURED SERVICES

NEW! First meeting on 2/23

Tuesdays 7-8:30pm

Join this group to learn ways to manage life stressors, resolve past hurts, and build healthy habits.

New to VOR? Register now to gain access to all of our services!

NEW! First meeting on 2/24

Wednesdays 7-8:30pm

This is a place where your child can make new friends, enjoy fun activities online, practice social skills, and build character skills to do well at school!

New to VOR? Register now to gain access to all of our services!

NEW in Winter-Spring!

Wednesdays at 7-8:30pm

Students will learn how about different apps in Google Workplace, with a focus on Google Sheets.

PROGRAMS & SERVICES: 2021 Schedule

Winter Semester Dates: 1/11 to 3/26

Spring Semester Dates: 4/12 to 5/28

New to VOR? Register now to gain access to all of our services!

Improve your English ability with engaging teachers in groups sorted by ability (based on placement test). This class is free, but you are responsible for the cost of materials ($20 for textbook,workbook, and online resources). Scholarships are available to those with demonstrated need.

Mondays to Thursdays
11:30AM to 1:00PM

New to VOR? Register now to gain access to all of our services!

Do you want to get promoted at work, communicate better with your child’s teacher, or make shopping or other appointments easier? Improve your English with experienced speakers in a relaxed and informal group setting. This course is for those with moderate English speaking ability.

Thursdays
7:00PM to 8:30PM

New to VOR? Register now to gain access to all of our services!

Is your child falling behind in his or her classes at school? Would you like special attention to help your child improve his or her skills in Reading, Math, or other subjects? Register for weekly 1-hour tutoring for practicing skills and building confidence in a chosen school subject (K-12).

Mondays or Thursdays
5:30PM – 6:30PM

New to VOR? Register now to gain access to all of our services!

“What gives me a better chance at finding a job in the US?” “How can I improve my resume or interview techniques?” “How can I express myself better at work?” Our job coaches are here to provide personalized help so that you can thrive in your professional journey.

Coaching Available
By Request

New to VOR? Register now to gain access to all of our services!

 Are you in the process of applying for U.S. citizenship? In this class, a teacher will go through the information and topics on the citizenship test and provide practice interviews so that you can feel more prepared and confident when you arrive at your appointment with a USCIS officer.

Mondays 7-8:30pm New Class on the Revised Civics Test (starts 2/22) 

New to VOR? Register now to gain access to all of our services!

Do your children enjoy movies? Now they can join their friends to watch one of three movies depending on their age. (under 7, under 14, and under 18). After the movies, the teen groups will have a time to discuss themes in the movie with their friends and Club leaders to help prepare them to live in the real world.

2nd and 4th Friday Each Month
6:30PM to 9:00PM